A Call for Presentations has been announced by ASIS International for the organisation’s 2016 Middle East Security Conference
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Call for Presentations announced by ASIS International for 2016 Middle East Security Conference

ASIS International has announced that it’s now accepting applications from industry leaders interested in presenting on a specialist subject at its 7th Middle East Security Conference & Exhibition (ASIS Middle East 2016) that will take place on 21-23 February 2016 in...
Posted On 05 May 2015
Mike Haley: joining Cifas in May as the organisation's new deputy CEO
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Cifas moves to appoint Mike Haley as UK Fraud Prevention Service’s next deputy CEO

Cifas – the UK’s Fraud Prevention Service – has announced the appointment of Mike Haley as the organisation’s new deputy chief executive. The appointment will commence on 18 May. Haley moves to Cifas from his role as an associate director in Grant Thornton’s...
Posted On 28 Apr 2015
Raymond Clarke: CEO at Industry Qualifications
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IQ investigation sees 250-plus certificates for security qualifications revoked at Ashley Commerce College

Following a detailed four-week investigation process conducted in the wake of the BBC’s Inside Out programme broadcast on 23 March, Industry Qualifications has now submitted a final report on alleged fraudulent claims for certification by Ashley Commerce College. The...
Posted On 27 Apr 2015
The CCTV in the Workplace survey was carried out after the Government announced that it was planning to cut funding to its CCTV network which helps many UK businesses to protect their premises, staff and customers
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CCTV in the Workplace survey finds 60% of employees fear “theft, physical attack and trespassers”

NG Bailey’s IT Services division – a specialist in the design, supply, installation, management and maintenance of IP CCTV solutions – has just announced the findings of its detailed CCTV in the Workplace survey. The CCTV in the Workplace survey questioned 1,017 UK...
Posted On 24 Apr 2015
ASIS International will hold its 15th European Security Conference and Exhibition in London on 6-8 April 2016
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London set to host 2016 ASIS European Security Conference and Exhibition

ASIS International, the global organisation for security professionals, has announced that it will hold its 15th European Security Conference and Exhibition in the city of London on 6-8 April 2016. The 15th ASIS European Security Conference and Exhibition (or ASIS Europe 2016) is...
Posted On 16 Apr 2015
Detail of the new March Networks Searchlight4 for Banking security solution
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Financial institutions set to benefit from video-driven analytics and insight thanks to March Networks’ Searchlight4

March Networks – a specialist when it comes to intelligent IP video surveillance for financial institutions – has introduced the Searchlight4 for Banking. This new, video-based business intelligence solution provides banks with “exceptional insights” into...
Posted On 02 Apr 2015
Cifas' Fraudscape report is the essential guide to UK fraud trends on an annual basis
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Recorded fraud up 25% and “increasingly organised” suggests latest Cifas Fraudscape study

According to the latest Fraudscape report published by Cifas, the UK’s fraud prevention service, incidents of recorded frauds increased by 25% last year. In total, there were 276,993 frauds recorded in 2014 compared to 221,075 in 2013. The single biggest threat continues to...
Posted On 26 Mar 2015
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Crimestoppers renews partnership with NHS Scotland Counter Fraud Services to tackle wrongdoing in the workplace

Independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers has extended its contract with NHS Scotland Counter Fraud Services (CFS) for another two years. This announcement follows on from an initial six-month pilot project designed to tackle wrongdoing in the workplace. Along with the...
Posted On 24 Mar 2015
Thanks to support from Europol and Eurojust, a criminal gang responsible for defrauding EU Member States of around EUR 150 million has been dismantled in a joint action targeting VAT fraud
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Major Europe-wide VAT fraud network dismantled with support from Europol and Eurojust

On Tuesday 3 March in a joint action targeting VAT fraud, law enforcement and prosecution authorities from Germany and the Netherlands – supported by Europol and Eurojust – dismantled a criminal gang responsible for defrauding EU Member States of around EUR 150...
Posted On 06 Mar 2015
The Cifas Protective Registration service is offered to those individuals whose details are at risk of being used on a fraudulent basis
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CIFAS: “Protective Registration Service now available seven days a week”

CIFAS – the UK’s fraud prevention organisation – has announced that a fraud prevention service designed to protect individuals from identity fraud will now operate at weekends as well as during the normal Monday-Friday working week. The CIFAS Protective Registration...
Posted On 23 Feb 2015